Phyno

Phyno is the stage name of a famous Nigerian rapper Azubuike Nelson, who was born in 1986 in Enugu State. When Azubuike was a kid, his dream was to become a pilot then a doctor and in the secondary school the future star had decided to go on the path of music. His nickname, Phyno, was given to the him by one of his friends in high school. The career of young rapper started in 2003 and he debuted as a producer working with such stars as Flavour, Timaya, Bracket and some others, but Phyno was still dreaming about his own music career.

His dreams came true in 2010 when Phyno started rapping and moved to Lagos for developing his career. In 2012 the young rapper began recording the debut album and the same year the lead single from this album was released. It was titled Ghost Mode and the song was awarded The Headies and Nigeria Entertainment Award in 2012 and in 2013 consequently. In 2013 two more Phyno’s songs from the debut album were released – Man of the Year and Parcel. Those singles were acclaimed by music critics and rap fans. In 2014 the debut album was finally released. It was titled No Guts No Glory and became the significant moment for the young rap star. The album was acclaimed by the fans of young Nigerian rap stars. In 2014 Phyno was added into Nigerian Made of Black campaign led by Guinness. The young rapper was to perform his songs alongside Eva Alordiah and Olamide. Phyno will bring some new music in 2015, his second album titled 2 Kings is expected this year.

Phyno’s awards and nominations is one of the proofs of how successful he has been in the entertainment industry. Most fans of the young Nigerian star are interested in his personal life but Phyno doesn’t want to talk about it. In 2014 the rapper was interviewed by The Punch newspaper and one of the questions was about the gossips telling that Phyno had impregnated a woman named Rita Edmond but Phyno denied this fact.

After fans destroyed properties at failed Canada show venue, Phyno and Olamide reveal why they did not turn up

After fans destroyed properties at failed Canada show venue, Phyno and Olamide reveal why they did not turn up

After fans destroyed properties at failed Canada show venue, Phyno and Olamide reveal why they did not turn up
I’ve built a house for my mum, but you live and die for Gucci - Phyno blasts Hushpuppi on social media

I’ve built a house for my mum, but you live and die for Gucci - Phyno blasts Hushpuppi on social media

The war between Phyno and Hushpuppi has taken a new turn. The rapper has slammed the internet big boy for his fake and lavish lifestyle, and how he wastes money

I’ve built a house for my mum, but you live and die for Gucci - Phyno blasts Hushpuppi on social media
Phyno maintains his innocence, provides evidence that he did not steal from an American musician (photos)

Phyno maintains his innocence, provides evidence that he did not steal from an American musician (photos)

When it became known that Phyno may have stolen a song from an American musician, many expressed their disappointment. The rapper has since cleared his name.

Phyno maintains his innocence, provides evidence that he did not steal from an American musician (photos)
Important News! ☛ Where is Phyno From?

Important News! ☛ Where is Phyno From?

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Important News! ☛ Where is Phyno From?
Here’s why Nigerians are calling these American musicians thieves (photos, video)

Here’s why Nigerians are calling these American musicians thieves (photos, video)

Nigerian indigenous rapper Phyno is currently trending on social media because two American artistes Pia Mia and Jeremih have been accused of stealing from him

Here’s why Nigerians are calling these American musicians thieves (photos, video)
United-for-life! Reminisce, Phyno, 5 other Nigerian celebrities who are die-hard Manchester United fans

United-for-life! Reminisce, Phyno, 5 other Nigerian celebrities who are die-hard Manchester United fans

A lot of Nigerian celebrities have publicly exihibited their undying passion and love for Manchester United which recently won the Europa League over Ajax

United-for-life! Reminisce, Phyno, 5 other Nigerian celebrities who are die-hard Manchester United fans
Peter Okoye, Phyno make acting debut in Genevieve Nnaji's new movie (photos)

Peter Okoye, Phyno make acting debut in Genevieve Nnaji's new movie (photos)

Actress Genevieve Nnaji is shooting her second movie and she surprised her fans by dragging singers Peter Okoye of Psquare and Phyno to her Enugu movie set.

Peter Okoye, Phyno make acting debut in Genevieve Nnaji's new movie (photos)
WSTRN, Migos, Krept & Konan set to perform in Nigeria for the Beat FM Christmas concert

WSTRN, Migos, Krept & Konan set to perform in Nigeria for the Beat FM Christmas concert

Other acts are 2Baba, Davido, Phyno,IcePrince. Falz, Lil Kesh, Adekunle Gold, Chidinma, Patoranking, Burna Boy, Seyi Shay, Praiz, Wande Coal, Ycee, and Simi.

WSTRN, Migos, Krept & Konan set to perform in Nigeria for the Beat FM Christmas concert
From Nigeria to the world! Usher dances to Fada Fada by Phyno and Olamide

From Nigeria to the world! Usher dances to Fada Fada by Phyno and Olamide

Popular American musician Usher recently shared a video of himself and a couple of friends dancing to Phyno's Fada Fada featuring Olamide. Isn't that great?

From Nigeria to the world! Usher dances to Fada Fada by Phyno and Olamide
Everyone in the South-east is talking about this ‘Made-in-Aba’ song (video)

Everyone in the South-east is talking about this ‘Made-in-Aba’ song (video)

Igbo rapper, Ruffcoin releases new album that is gaining massive attention in the eastern part of the country.

Everyone in the South-east is talking about this ‘Made-in-Aba’ song (video)
12 male celebrities with the craziest hairstyle (photos)

12 male celebrities with the craziest hairstyle (photos)

Celebrities create hairstyles by which they are known by their hair you shall know themCheck out these male celebs trademark hairstyle

12 male celebrities with the craziest hairstyle (photos)
12 male celebrities who are madly in love with Genevieve Nnaji (photos)

12 male celebrities who are madly in love with Genevieve Nnaji (photos)

Though still, single actress Genevieve Nnaji has a couple of male celebrities who are head over heels in love with her. The list is endless.

12 male celebrities who are madly in love with Genevieve Nnaji (photos)
7 fierce looks of Phyno that will make ladies totally feel his swagger

7 fierce looks of Phyno that will make ladies totally feel his swagger

Phyno fino is a Nigerian music producer and rapper. Here are 7 perfect photos of him that make girls go crazy and want him more.

7 fierce looks of Phyno that will make ladies totally feel his swagger
(PHOTOS) When star music shook Calabar with Phyno, M.I, Cynthia Morgan, Burna Boy

(PHOTOS) When star music shook Calabar with Phyno, M.I, Cynthia Morgan, Burna Boy

The concert hosted by comedian LaffUp, kicked off at 7pm with the discovery of new singing talents in an open mic contest

(PHOTOS) When star music shook Calabar with Phyno, M.I, Cynthia Morgan, Burna Boy
Top Nigerian music star turns 'oracle'?

Top Nigerian music star turns 'oracle'?

Popular Nigerian music star, Timaya has just been announced as the 'oracle' for the upcoming 3Thrones event in Lagos, on Sunday, October 26.

Top Nigerian music star turns 'oracle'?
Here’s a look inside Phyno’s celebrity-filled 30th birthday bash

Here’s a look inside Phyno’s celebrity-filled 30th birthday bash

Popular rapper was treated to a surprise birthday party by his friends and family on Sunday, October 9th 2016 at his house in Lekki.

Here’s a look inside Phyno’s celebrity-filled 30th birthday bash
Ladies, whose beard will you prefer to stroke: Phyno's, Praiz's or Timaya's?

Ladies, whose beard will you prefer to stroke: Phyno's, Praiz's or Timaya's?

We know the ladies love men with beards. But they go gaga if that man if is a celebrity like Phyno, Praiz or Timaya.

Ladies, whose beard will you prefer to stroke: Phyno's, Praiz's or Timaya's?
Olamide, Phyno publicize rivalry with new moves?

Olamide, Phyno publicize rivalry with new moves?

Olamide, Phyno publicize rivalry with new moves?
You won't believe the WEIRD thing singer says Peter Okoye STOLE from him (photos)

You won't believe the WEIRD thing singer says Peter Okoye STOLE from him (photos)

Fast rising singer Iceberg Slim has slammed Peter Okoye of Psquare and Phyno of plagiarism. He just warned them off his latest effort.

You won't believe the WEIRD thing singer says Peter Okoye STOLE from him (photos)
How Edo APC "BORROWED" Tekno and Phyno's songs for campaign jingles

How Edo APC "BORROWED" Tekno and Phyno's songs for campaign jingles

Whenever elections come around, politicians go out of their way to use whatever song is popular at that time to their advantage.

How Edo APC "BORROWED" Tekno and Phyno's songs for campaign jingles
FINALLY! Why I had a secret wedding - D'banj

FINALLY! Why I had a secret wedding - D'banj

D'banj said he is concentrating on CREAM and when there are 10million subscribers on CREAM, "we fit do another wedding again sef for stadium"

FINALLY! Why I had a secret wedding - D'banj
4 Igbo musicians that are currently the BIGGEST deals in Nigerian music (videos)

4 Igbo musicians that are currently the BIGGEST deals in Nigerian music (videos)

Igbo musicians are on the rise. Phyno and Flavour are already popular, but there are others who are on the come up.

4 Igbo musicians that are currently the BIGGEST deals in Nigerian music (videos)
Nigerian music star speaks on romance with lover, fighting corruption in Nigeria

Nigerian music star speaks on romance with lover, fighting corruption in Nigeria

Nigerian rap star Phyno was the guest on the recent edition of the MTV Base Bigger Friday Show and his antics are too much for words.

Nigerian music star speaks on romance with lover, fighting corruption in Nigeria
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